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Old Town, Yazd

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Discover the narrow, labyrinthine alleyways of Old Town, one of the oldest settlements in the world, famed for its historic Persian-style buildings and Zoroastrian temples. The remote town boasts thousands of years of history and includes well-preserved underground lanes and mud-brick structures suited to the area's desert climate. Admire the mosques and temples, browse the silk and handicraft shops, or sample the pastries and nougat sweets that make this city a huge draw for choosy food lovers. Use our Yazd trip itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Old Town and other attractions in Yazd.
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  • Beautiful historic city that is well maintained with great attractions. Also well-organized.
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  • I found this new travel agency to be of exceptional value. The manager, amongst other activities, conducts very good day tours which are about half the price of similar tours conducted by other outfit...  more »
  • Although Isfahan, Shiraz and many touristic cities of Iran are modern and reconstructed, Yazd keeps its old, special design with narrow alleys and earthen buildings. Wandering around in the old town w...  more »